Posted October 2011

Fish Talk in the News – Friday, October 28

Update: Our new look will actually launch this Wednesday, November 2. Sorry for the delay! We haven’t been posting as much as usual lately, but for a good reason! We’ve been hard at work planning a new look for TalkingFish.org, … More Info »

Fish Talk in the News – Thursday, October 20

From time to time, we like to keep you updated on the other news sources that have been “talking fish.” Here’s a quick look at some recent stories and websites that we think might interest TalkingFish.org readers: In last week’s … More Info »

Senator Sheldon Whitehouse Talks Fish

Tricia K. Jedele is Vice President and Director of CLF Rhode Island. On the Senate Floor yesterday, Senator Sheldon Whitehouse from Rhode Island spoke in defense of science and reason — two subjects often deliberately ignored in the legislative debates … More Info »

Fish Talk in the News – Thursday, October 13

From time to time, we like to keep you updated on the other news sources that have been “talking fish.” Here’s a quick look at some recent stories and websites that we think might interest TalkingFish.org readers: Earlier this week, … More Info »

Celebrate Seafood in October

National Seafood Month is almost half over, so it’s time to get eating! Here at TalkingFish.org we love to eat fresh, local New England seafood, and we think October is the perfect time of year to enjoy our coastal communities. … More Info »

Fish Talk in the News – Thursday, October 6

From time to time, we like to keep you updated on the other news sources that have been “talking fish.” Here’s a quick look at some recent stories and websites that we think might interest TalkingFish.org readers: On Monday, the … More Info »

New England Council Makes a Move on Herring

We’ve lately been reporting on the progress of the New England Fishery Management Council to protect river herring and make other important changes in the Atlantic herring fishery. This process took a step forward last week when the Council voted … More Info »

Focus going forward should be on making the New England Council and sector management work – not on repeating unsubstantiated arguments

Monday’s Boston field hearing of the Senate Committee of Commerce, Science, and Transportation was good political theater.  Senator Kerry and Senator Begich from Alaska, chair of the Committee, tried their best to create a constructive and positive atmosphere for the … More Info »

Senate Field Hearing on Groundfish Management this Morning

This morning at 9 a.m. at the State House in Boston, the U.S. Senate Committee on Commerce, Science and Transportation will hold a field hearing on the first year of implementation of Amendment 16 to the Northeast Multispecies (Groundfish) Fishery … More Info »